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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £40K + Package

Estimator – Large Dry Lining Sub Contractor – Dry Lining, Ceilings and Fit Out Projects


The Client:

  • My client is the leading specialist dry wall, partitioning and ceiling contractor that specialises in major interior fit out projects in healthcare, aviation, and high spec residential.
  • My client has won numerous awards for the quality of their projects and their delivery in their finite attention to detail which is imperative for interior fit out.
  • My client is not only the leadings specialist sub-contractor of partitions, they also offer a great work environment and team atmosphere. My client has high staff retention rate with well over a third of the employees having worked for the company for ten years or more.
  • My client actively encourages career development and promotion from within and prides itself on their award winning training programmes.
  • Due to a recent restructure my client now requires an Estimator to join their work winning team


Estimator – Large Dry Lining Sub Contractor – Dry Lining, Ceilings and Fit Out Projects


The role:

·         To process and present selected incoming enquiries, co-ordinate, prepare and ensure tender submissions are evaluated and submitted in accordance with the clients requirements and time scale.

·         Ensure the business development strategy is implemented as agreed.

·         Ensure the pre-construction process is adhered to.

·         Support client engagement during the bid process

·         Engage manufacturers and suppliers

·         Assess the risk associated with key bids including HSE, scope, logistics, attendances, financial etc.

·         Assist with developing the key bid deliverables including clarifications, design requirements, preliminary assessment.

·         Fully understand the client scope of works and ensure that the estimators understand how this may impact on the estimate.

·         Present financial overviews of bids allowing assessment of value engineering proposals and commercial amendments.


Estimator – Large Dry Lining Sub Contractor – Dry Lining, Ceilings and Fit Out Projects


The candidate:

·         Appropriate experience in estimating or surveying, working within similar industry

·         Ability to work on a number of tenders as required at any one time

·         Fanatical attention to detail

·         Ability to work well as part of a team

·         Ability to liaise with planning, buying and construction departments throughout the group

·         Ability to set clear goals, targets and monitor progress

·         Ability to clearly identify key tender risks and opportunities and plan their management

·         Relevant experience in a similar role within the industry

·         Enjoys working with people from different professional and trade backgrounds

·         Technical knowledge of partitioning, dry lining and ceiling systems

Remuneration and Benefits:

·         The successful candidate can expect a salary between £35 - 45K (depending on experience) + company car or car allowance worth £5K

·         26 days holiday per year, plus your birthday as an additional day of annual leave

·         Competitive pension scheme with up to 6% contributions

·         Annual Bonuses and individual team incentives

·         Added to the financial remuneration, this role promises a promotion for the right candidate within a maximum of 12 months from start, due to an upcoming promotion and restructure

·         My client also provide a true team and inclusive working culture


Estimator – Large Dry Lining Sub Contractor – Dry Lining, Ceilings and Fit Out Projects 

0207 609 7769


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